Anyone seeking a little comedic catharsis as an antidote to the hustle and bustle of the holiday season will find what they’re looking for in The Santaland Diaries. This one-elf show plays River Run Centre in the Co-operators Hall as part of the Guelph Infiniti Comedy Series on Saturday, December 14 at 8pm. More naughty than nice, The Santaland Diaries is intended for mature audiences.
Join the Guelph Public Library on Saturday February 8, 2014 for the 2nd annual ‘Evening for Book Lovers: Red Carpet Edition’ fundraising event! Step into the limelight and celebrate your appreciation for books and movies!
Andrew Craig’s Gospel Christmas, a perennial holiday favourite, returns to the River Run Centre’s Main Stage on Sunday, December 15 at 7 pm. Each year Craig assembles a choir comprised of some of the finest gospel voices in Canada, and conducts them as they perform soul stirring, seasonally inspired music. The concert is presented as part of the Macquarie Music Series.
Sign up as a contestant in the Guelph Public Library’s first Slow Cooker Showdown event.
The multi-talented, multi-instrumentalist sibling members of favourite Canadian band Leahy take to River Run Centre’s Main Stage for a holiday performance on Saturday, December 14 at 8pm as part of the Macquarie Music Series. Celebrated as the hottest step-dancing, fiddle-playing and song-singing musical group in Canada, Leahy consistently delivers a unique blend of musical styles and distinct repertoire with explosive energy.
It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas at the Guelph Public Library! Everyone is invited to celebrate Canadian folk singer Stan Roger’s new children’s book, Northwest Passage, at the Main Library (100 Norfolk Street) on Thursday, December 12th from 7:00 to 8:30pm.
There’s no better way to start the holiday season than an evening with legendary Irish tenor, Colm Wilkinson. The vocalist who defined the role of Jean Valjean in the original stage production of Les Misérables and the title role in The Phantom of the Opera brings his show Broadway, Christmas and Beyond to the River Run Centre on Friday, December 13 at 8pm. This Main Stage performance is presented as part of the RBC Showcase series.
120,454 visitors have discovered the GPL’s website since its redesign in November 2012. The most visited portals are the eLibrary, eBooks, and eAudiobooks.
Join Doug England and Alan Norsworthy from the Guelph Photographers Guild for “In Conversation” Sunday, November 24, 2:00 pm at Guelph Civic Museum as they explore the Guelph, Wellington County and the World, an exhibition featuring 40 images captured by members.
On Friday, November 29, 2013 at 8pm, the warm harmonies of The Celtic Tenors will fill the Main Stage concert hall at River Run Centre. The trio embodies the beautiful tones that have earned traditional Irish music throngs of fans around the globe. The Celtic Tenors are presented as part of the Macquarie Music Series.